Category Archives: 10to20 – still red

Wines available from UK independents at between £10 and £20

Cantaussel Minervois 2014

Domaine de Cantaussel, Pic Saint Martin, AOC Minervois la Liviniere, Hérault, Languedoc (whilst retaining its historical name, Languedoc, along with Roussillon and Midi-Pyrenees, has since 2016, been subsumed into the administrative region of Occitanie), France, 2014 On AOC Minervois la … Continue reading

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Faiano Primitivo Salento 2018

Orion Wines, Terre di Faiano, Primitivo, IGP Salento, Puglia, Italy, 2018 On primitivo in IGP Salento. This wine: lot No. L9-073 (on back label), certified organic, manual harvest, varietal primitivo, destemmed but not crushed, then fermented at 25C over 10 … Continue reading

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Gimie Louis Grand d’Oc 2014

Domaine Moulin Gimie, Louis Grand, IGP Pay d’Oc, Capestang, Herault, Occitanie, France, 2014 This wine: lot No. L26/08/16 (on bottle below capsule), a syrah dominated blend, along with unknown proportions of grenache, mourvedre and cinsaut, coated natural cork closure, 14.5% … Continue reading

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VdP du Calvados Pinot Noir 2014

Les Arpents du Soleil, IGP Vin De Pays du Calvados-Grisy, Normandy, France, 2014 This wine: lot No. 14-05 (on front label), varietal pinot noir, part aged in barrique, Diam 5 agglomerate cork closure, 50cl, 12% abv, Hotel Mercure Shop, Val … Continue reading

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Martelle Minervois Liviniere 2013

Chateau La Croix Martelle, l’Onoriva, AOC Minervois La Livinière, Hérault, Languedoc (whilst retaining its historical name, Languedoc, along with Roussillon and Midi-Pyrenees, has since 2016, been subsumed into the administrative region of Occitanie), France, 2013 On AOC Minervois La Liviniere … Continue reading

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Gravillas Cotes du Brian 2015

Clos du Gravillas, Lo Vielh Carignan de 100 ans, IGP Herault Cotes du Brian, Saint-Jean de Minervois, Herault, Occitanie, France, 2015 On IGP Herault An appellation established in 1968, of which Herault Cotes du Brian is one of currently 16 … Continue reading

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Jaboulet Thalabert Crozes 2010

Paul Jaboulet Aine, Domaine de Thalabert, AOC Crozes Hermitage, Drome, Northern Rhone, Auverge-Rhone-Alpes, France, 2010 On AOC Crozes Hermitage (map). This wine: lot No. not found, so must have been a big blending vat in a single bottling run; varietal … Continue reading

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